Dezső Perczel

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Dezső Perczel
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Minister of the Interior of Hungary
In office
15 January 1895 – 26 February 1899
Preceded by Károly Hieronymi
Succeeded by Kálmán Széll
Personal details
Born (1848-01-18)18 January 1848
Szekszárd, Hungary
Died 20 May 1913(1913-05-20) (aged 65)
Bonyhád, Hungary
Political party Liberal Party, Party of National Work
Profession politician
The native form of this personal name is Dr. bonyhádi Perczel Dezső. This article uses the Western name order.

Dr. Dezső Perczel de Bonyhád (18 January 1848 – 20 May 1913) was a Hungarian politician, who served as Interior Minister between 1895 and 1899 in Dezső Bánffy's cabinet. His father was Béla Perczel, a former Minister of Justice of Hungary. During his reigning Dezső Perczel supported the institution of civil marriage. He also made a law about the parish registers. He took several measures concerning about the labour movement's and the nationality movements' breaking off. Later (1903–1904) he fought against the Opposition's tactics of filibuster. He was a president of new-created Party of National Work.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Károly Hieronymi
Minister of the Interior
1895–1899
Succeeded by
Kálmán Széll
Preceded by
József Madarász
Speaker of the House of Representatives
1899–1901
Succeeded by
Albert Apponyi
Preceded by
Albert Apponyi
Speaker of the House of Representatives
1903–1905
Succeeded by
Gyula Justh